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Britain in the Roman Empire.

Joan Liversidge

Britain in the Roman Empire.

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Published by F. A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Romans -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- To 1066.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA145 .L76 1968b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiv, 526 p.
      Number of Pages526
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5608014M
      LC Control Number68015432


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